Brain Research Institute, UCLA

Name Area Department Start Year Stop Year Advisor
Huda Akilstress and depression, endorphins John C. Liebeskind (grad student)
David AlexandreNeuopeptides20032005 James Arvid Waschek (post-doc)
Stephan G. AnagnostarasLearning and memory Alcino J. Silva (post-doc)
Yasumasa Arai Roger A. Gorski (post-doc)
Brian D. Armstrong20022005 James Arvid Waschek (post-doc)
Constance Woodruff Atwellvisual development19641968 Donald Benjamin Lindsley (grad student)
Oluwole O. AwosikaNeurorehabilitation, Spinal Cord Injury, Stroke Jean de Vellis (research assistant), David L. Glanzman (research assistant)
Michael Barish Susumu Hagiwara (post-doc)
Martha Bosmaion channels Susumu Hagiwara (grad student)
fabienne cazalisautism, social cognition, traumatic brain injury, fMRI, working memory20032004 Russell A. Poldrack (post-doc)
Vincent P. ClarkAttention, addiction, schizophrenia, fMRI, ERP, MEG Eric Halgren (research assistant)
James R. ColemanAuditory system1974 Donald Benjamin Lindsley (grad student)
Victor Corvalanion channels, biotechnology Susumu Hagiwara (grad student)
Benjamin T. CraneVestibular system, motion perception19952007 Joe Demer (grad student)
Howard Casey Cromwellmotivation, reward, emotion, basal ganglia19931996 Michael S. Levine (post-doc)
Damian M. CummingsElectrophysiology, Dementia, Alzheimer's disease, Huntington's disease, Long-term potentiation, Synaptic plasticity, MRRC20042009 Michael S. Levine (post-doc)
Shlomo S. Dellalion channels, synaptic transmission20082012 Thomas Stephen Otis (post-doc)
Mathew C. EasterdayNeural Stem Cells19972003 Harley I. Kornblum (grad student)
ype Elgersmalearning and memory Alcino J. Silva (post-doc)
James H. Fullervestibular and ocular motor systems John Schlag (grad student)
Edgar Garcia-RillTranslational neuroscience19731978 Nathaniel A. Buchwald (post-doc)
Hagar Gelbard-SagivVisual awareness, Memory2010 Itzhak Fried (post-doc)
John Gigghippocampus, subiculum, entorhinal cortex, Alzheimer's disease, in vivo electrophysiology19912000 David M. Finch (post-doc)
Keith E. GordonNeurological rehabilitation19992001 Susan Jill Harkema (research assistant)
Ronald P. HammerMolecular neuropsychopharmacology19751980 Arnold B. Scheibel (grad student)
John H. Hanniganfetal alcohol syndrome, developmental psychobiology19831984 Nathaniel A. Buchwald (post-doc)
Megumi HiroseBrain development, stem cells20062008 James Arvid Waschek (post-doc)
Walter IsaacArousal Theory & Experimental Neuropsychology Donald Benjamin Lindsley (post-doc)
Karl Æ. KarlssonSleep Jerry Siegel (post-doc)
Seta Kazandjianvisuospatial processing; cross-cultural; neuropsychology Eran Zaidel (research assistant)
Max Kleiman-Weiner20042006 Michael S. Levine (research assistant)
Benjamin Lacaradult neurogenesis, calcium activity, vasculature, neurotransmitter signaling20032004 Michael S. Levine (research assistant)
Charles F. LandryMolecular Neurobiology19921998 Anthony T. Campagnoni (post-doc)
Vincent LelievreNeuropeptides, microcephaly19972005 James Arvid Waschek (post-doc)
Jack W. LiptonPrenatal Exposure to Drugs of Abuse, Parkinson's Disease, Dopamine Neurodevelopment19881992 Gaylord D. Ellison (grad student), Michael Fanselow (grad student)
Mary Kay LoboMolecular and Circuit Mechanisms of Motivational Diseases Michael S. Levine (research assistant)
Dawn H. LohCircadian Rhythms20052007 James Arvid Waschek (post-doc)
Bianca Marcolinoneuronal death, neural development20052006 Michael S. Levine (research assistant)
Marilyn Y. McGinnisNeuroendocrinology Roger A. Gorski (grad student)
Koorosh MirpourNeural Bases of Visual Cognition2007 James Bisley (post-doc)
William Moody Susumu Hagiwara (post-doc)
Geoffrey G. MurphyIon Channels, Cognition, Aging, Epilepsy19982003 Alcino J. Silva (post-doc)
Pawel NiewiadomskiSignal transduction20052010 James Arvid Waschek (post-doc)
Taishin NomuraMotor Control, Computational Neuroscience19931994 Jose Pedro Segundo (research scientist)
Thomas T. Nortonvisual function, experimental myopia19651970 Donald Benjamin Lindsley (grad student)
Carol K. Peckvisual and ocular motor systems19651969 Donald Benjamin Lindsley (grad student)
Michael J. Pesaventoneocortical circuitry, somatosensory20012004 John Schlag (research assistant)
Walter L. Salingervisual system, adult plasticity1969 Donald Benjamin Lindsley (grad student)
Vijayalakshmi Santhakumar Istvan Mody (post-doc)
Avraham Schweiger Eran Zaidel (post-doc)
Elba E. SerranoBiophysics, Sensory Systems, Glia, Tissue Engineering, Ion Channels, Neuroethics, Research Education Susumu Hagiwara (post-doc)
James E. SkinnerCortical and Thalamic Physiology19621968 Donald Benjamin Lindsley (grad student)
Monique L. SmithAddiction, Pain, Stress, Neuroanatomy Chris Evans (research assistant)
Wesley Charles SmithAddiction, Systems neuroscience, optogenetics
Takahiro Sodagenetic model of schizophrenia20022005 Michael S. Levine (research assistant)
Douglas G. StuartThe electrophysiological properties of spinal motoneurons and interneurons; Motor control neurobiology; History of movement neuroscience19571961 Alan Hemingway (grad student)
Katharine Natasha Thakkarschizophrenia, eye movements, cogntive control20112012 Robert M. Bilder (grad student)
Rachel F. TyndaleAddiction, Drug Metabolism Richard Olsen (grad student)
Bradley Voytektop-down processing, neuronal oscillations, attention, working memory, ecog, automated science20022004 Edythe D. London (research assistant)
Norman M. WeinbergerLearning & memory, auditory system Donald Benjamin Lindsley (post-doc)
Diana S. Woodruff-PakPsychology, Eyeblink conditioning, Learning, Memory, Alzheimer19721974 Donald Benjamin Lindsley (post-doc)